Samsung expands its PC range with new options to deliver the best mobility, LTE and 5G connectivity and the Galaxy ecosystem at an affordable price
Samsung Electronics today unveiled the Galaxy Book Go and Galaxy Book Go 5G, new additions to the Galaxy Book series powered by the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon ™ computing platforms. The Galaxy Book Go series offers several choices at an affordable price for consumers who want to achieve more anytime, anywhere.
“PCs continue to enable our digital lives, helping us connect with friends and family, work remotely and find outlets for creativity and relaxation,” said Woncheol Chai, SVP and Head of Experience Planning Team, Mobile Communications, Samsung Electronics. The Galaxy Book Go series is designed for today’s mobile-first users who expect seamless communication, sustained productivity and immersive entertainment – all on one device. With the new addition to the Galaxy Book, Samsung offers wider options for our consumers to choose a device that best suits their needs. ”
With the Galaxy Book Go series, users can enjoy leading-edge mobility with state-of-the-art PC productivity. They can also enjoy the Galaxy ecosystem experiences together with the Galaxy smartphones, tablets and portable devices. Based on our close collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies, Galaxy Book Go and Galaxy Book Go 5G provide the best features on your smartphone and combine them with the PC performance and productivity you deserve. The Galaxy Book Go series is powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 computing platform, with optional LTE connectivity,1 and Galaxy Book Go 5G powered by Qualcomm® Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G computing platform provides lightning fast 5G connection speed2 to take advantage of the latest network standards.
“Samsung and Qualcomm Technologies continue to collaborate across several generations of leading Samsung devices powered by Snapdragon computing platforms.” said Alex Katouzian, SVP & GM, Mobile, Compute, and Infrastructure, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “Our shared vision for mobile computing inspires our companies to push the industry forward and provide a more connected, intelligent and productive experience for consumers. We are proud to activate the Galaxy Book Go series and expand the portfolio of 5G PCs that use our cutting-edge technology to deliver what users deserve – across multiple price points. “
Designed to move you through the day
Reply to emails over a latte at the coffee shop, browse social media channels during commuting or video call to a loved one before a flight with Always On, Always Connected flexibility enabled by Snapdragon computing platforms. The Galaxy Book Go series is based on Windows 10 experiences with the benefit of instant boot speeds, so you can open it and use your PC instantly. And if you need more screen space for multitasking, look no further: The Galaxy Book Go series has a large 14-inch screen with a slim frame, so you can stay productive during crunch time.
With a slim and lightweight design with a 180-degree folding hinge and Dolby Atmos, which provides a rich soundscape, the Galaxy Book Go series can adapt to the perfect angle for watching movies on the way to a weekend getaway or for working with a colleague during a working visit to the site. For students, the long-lasting battery makes it the ideal companion for each class, ensuring that you always have access to the assignments and online resources you need – whether you take notes at a lecture or study late at the library. Plus its durability in military class3 ensures that its thin and mobile design withstands repeated daily use.
Your Galaxy ecosystem at your fingertips
Galaxy devices are built to work together, eliminating everyday errors with a seamless device ecosystem experience. Sync your smartphone to your Galaxy Book Go series to answer texts, call and mirror Android apps with Link to Windows and Microsoft Your phone,4 extend the screen to the Galaxy Tab S7 series for dual-monitor productivity with the other screen,5 and easily connect to Galaxy Buds6 to your device with the Galaxy Book Go series with easy Bluetooth connectivity. Everything is possible thanks to seamless device integration in the Galaxy ecosystem, and everything is available right in the new Galaxy Book Go series.
You can also use the Galaxy Book Smart Switch7 to transfer files, photos, apps, and even settings from your existing PC to the Galaxy Book Go series to be set up in an instant. Plus, fast sharing8 Sharing documents, photos and files between Galaxy devices is easier than ever – no internet connection required.
At home, control the light or temperature with SmartThings – or use SmartThings Find9 to track your Galaxy smartphone again in another room. And when night falls, you can relax and enjoy free TV from your favorite channels and media with the built-in Samsung TV Plus icon conveniently located in the Windows menu.10
The Galaxy Book Go Wi-Fi version and LTE version will be available from June in select markets from $ 349.11 Galaxy Book Go 5G will be available later this year. All models have a subtle, yet sophisticated silver finish. Samsung Care +, a dedicated product support service that covers accidental screen cracks, repairs and more, will be available for the Galaxy Book Go series in select markets.12 For more information about the product, visit www.samsung.com.
|Galaxy Book Go Specifications1. 3|
|Dimensions14||323.9 x 224.8 x 14.9 mm|
|OS16||Windows 10 Home / Pro|
|Show||14-inch TFT FHD (1920 x 1080)|
|processor||Qualcomm® Snapdragon ™ 7c Gen 2 computing platform|
|Graphics||Qualcomm® Adreno ™ GPU|
Wi-Fi 5,18 802.11 ac 2 × 2,
|Memory19||4 GB, 8 GB (LPDDR4X)|
|Storage20||64 GB, 128 GB (eUFS)|
|Camera / microphone||720p HD / Digital microphone|
|Adapter||25W USB Type-C quick charger|
USB Type-C (2), USB 2.0 (1), 3.5 pi headphone / microphone,
MicroSD, Nano SIM,23 Nano Security track
* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document, including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, prices, components, performance, availability and features of the product are subject to change without notice.
1 LTE availability may vary from market to market.
2 5G availability may vary from market to market.
3 Based on Samsung’s internal test results, the Galaxy Book Go and Galaxy Book Go 5G Mil-STD-810G passed tests for high temp, low temp, thermal shock, vibration, low pressure and humidity.
4 Users need to connect their mobile phone to their Windows PC via Link to Windows on their phone and your phone app on their PC, and follow the setup instructions, including being logged in to the same Microsoft account. Requires an Android 7.0+ phone and the latest Windows 10 update on your PC. Some mobile apps may restrict content to be shared on other screens, or may require a touch screen to interact with them. The app feature requires that your Android phone and PC are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Your multi-app phone experience requires supported Samsung Galaxy devices running Android 11 and Windows May 10, 2020 update or later. Supported devices for the Apps feature. Calls require at least PC software version of Windows May 10, 2019 update or later. Requires Windows 10 PC that supports Bluetooth radio. Requires Android devices version 7.0 and later with at least 1 GB of RAM and the latest update for Windows.
5 Supported with Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7 +.
6 Galaxy Buds Pro, Galaxy Buds Live, Galaxy Buds Plus are supported. Bluetooth connection is required. The consumer must purchase Galaxy Buds separately.
7 Data transfer via Galaxy Book Smart Switch requires that all devices be installed with Galaxy Book Smart Switch.
8 With the Quick Share feature, you can share photos, videos and files between Samsung Galaxy devices. Quick Share is available on Galaxy smartphones, Galaxy tablets and Galaxy Books (from May 2021), on Android 10 and One UI2.1 and later. Available devices and features are subject to change. Requires BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) and Wi-Fi Direct connection to enable Quick Share. Wi-Fi Direct must be enabled before use.
9 Available on the Galaxy Book series (Galaxy Book Pro 360, Galaxy Book Pro, Galaxy Book, Galaxy Book Go, Galaxy Book Flex, Galaxy Book Flex α, Galaxy Book Flex2, Galaxy Book Flex2 5G, Galaxy Book Flex2 α, Galaxy Book Ion, Galaxy Book Ion2), Galaxy smartphones and tablets running Android 8 or later, Galaxy Watch devices running Tizen 5.5 or later and Galaxy Buds +, Galaxy Buds Live and Galaxy Buds Pro. The availability of SmartThings varies from market to market.
10 The availability of Samsung TV Plus varies from market to market.
11 Based on the US Wi-Fi version. Price and availability may vary from market to market.
12 Samsung Care +’s comprehensive coverage and technical support is here to give you peace of mind and stay connected even when accidents happen. The availability of Samsung Care + and service coverage may vary from market to market. Samsung Care + can be purchased with prepayment or monthly installments, depending on the country and region. For detailed information, visit www.samsung.com/samsung-care-plus/.
1. 3 The specification of Galaxy Book Go 5G will be announced later this year.
14 Height varies depending on the production process.
15 The weights vary depending on the production process.
16 The OS version varies by region and retailer.
17 Snapdragon ™ 7c Gen 2 computing platform with Snapdragon X15 LTE modem. LTE is optional. LTE connectivity may require a separate data plan subscription. Check with your carrier for more information. Actual speed may vary depending on market, operator and user environment.
18 Galaxy Book Go supports Wi-Fi 5. Wi-Fi 6 is available on Galaxy Book Go 5G.
19 The memory is not removable. The memory size varies by market.
20 The storage size varies according to market.
21 Typical value tested under third party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested in accordance with the IEC 61960 standard. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage pattern and other factors.
22 The actual speed of USB may vary depending on the user environment.
23 No nano SIM slot on the Wi-Fi version.